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. this is on top of millions of dollars in damage. >> we are just getting that sad news out of indiana where there confirmed deaths, more after a tornado hit several towns in the southern part of the state. there is a 4-year-old reported missing. fromve live pictures indiana you are watching right now. the town of marysville is completely gone. the huge storm started this in northern alabama. >> more powerful tornado swept through the deep south again. an amateur photographer captured pictures of what appears to be a twister touching down. the storm swept through the same where an outbreak of 300 last april. today's storms come on the heels another group of tornadoes touchdown earlier in the week. my mother passed away here over there. she died when a tornado tore of her home. 13 people across the region have because of this week's storms. that plowed through missouri stayed on the ground for 23 miles. a twister that touchdown and pernor a packed 170 mile hour winds. can spitthunderstorms out damaging winds and some large tornadoes. that is the big concern today. >> those in the path of the
, indiana. ginger? >> reporter: cynthia, this is one of the most incredible storm chases that i've ever been on. i could see this coming in the computer model for days. but as the images start coming in, it's still unbelievable. >> that is just amazing. >> reporter: today will go down as one of the most destructive march days in recent weather history. tornadoes tearing up the heartland. this twister took aim at the tiny town of henryville, indiana. >> a tornado. >> reporter: bearing down with winds estimated to near 165 miles per hour. the 2,000 residents here, hit by a pair of tornadoes, just minutes apart. >> it's total devastation. i lived here for 28 years. and i've never seen anything remotely close to this. >> reporter: they were part of a myriad of storms that ripped across the country today. just the latest, this week, in a series of deadly twisters. the results, overwhelming devastation. >> we're looking at henryville, indiana, total destruction up there, folks. this is very, very serious. >> reporter: in henryville, the roof ripped off the high school. a bus, tossed on its side. b
the tennessee valley, where the death toll has climbed to as many as 27. from indiana to tennessee alabama, the tornado touched down and destroy that small towns. we have complete coverage with senior meteorologist bob ryan, but first, horace holmes is in the satellite center with the latest on the damage and the graphic video. >> photographers from all over captured video. as you watch, it is frightening how deadly the twisters are. this is one of the twisters as it crosses southern indiana beginning its path of destruction in henryville. the tv crew capturing this footage had to seek shelter. bu>> we are inside. >> the wind, lightning and hail. after the storm blew through indiana -- >> there was debris everywhere. i thought it was a dream. >> this is what was left behind, 300 homes destroyed several people killed. at a high school was blown apart. >> the teacher said it was going to be bad. >> in indiana emergency crews are still scrambling. >> they are looking to see if there are victims trapped. they have their work cut out. >> indiana officials say henryville was wiped out. the huge
people dead. 13 in indiana, 14 in kentucky, 2 in ohio. this is the second round of killer tornadoes just this week. we have now pictures of a tornado bearing down on henryville, ind, chewing up everything in its path. >> the number of casual sis expected to rise. we have an entire team covering the storms. we begin with ginger zee in the hard-hit down of henryville, indiana. good morning, ginger. >> reporter: good morning, bianna. 95 tornadoes ripped through yesterday. if they're all confirmed reports, this would be the greatest tornado day, one-day event in march for all history. that we have in weather. numbers, though, don't matter at this point when you start talking to people. the sun coming up, and is scene revealed. it's simply unbelievable. insouthern indiana, it was a wave of vicious tornadoes. >> i looked up, i seen debris everywhere. next thing i knew, i was like, i thought it was a dream. >> reporter: within minutes, they were gone. this is what they left behind. here in henryville, the small town almost wiped off the map. the roof was completely lifted off a local high schoo
: overnight, a winter storm system moved into henryvil henryville, indiana. tornado ravaged members have to deal with snow. although the first baptist church was ravaged, neighbors dealt with debris to gather and we're ship. >> there's still a lot of chaos, a lot of loss. >> reporter: among the dead, the entire babcock family of peeken, indiana. mom, dad, two kids, 14-month-old angel, found in a field after the storm, taken off of life support yesterday. across the street from where the babcocks lived, genie llewellyn's home but she's thankful her family made it. this charlotte, north carolina family is thankful too, three of the children were sucked out of the house when the twister struck. all of the kids were hospitalized but none had serious injuries. the doctors gave the kids a special nickname. >> they looked at him and couldn't believe it. they called him a the miracle baby. >> reporter: in kentucky, a woman prayed that a twister would go away. >> take this away from my home! >> reporter: she lived, so many miracles, amid enormous destruction. >> those are storms we usually see in
. kentucky, as well as ohio and indiana have declared states of emergency. they are still searching for survivors. scott is in henryville, indiana with the latest on this story. >> good evening. tonight people are walking around looking at all of the damage and just shaking their heads. they knew the storm was coming. there were many warnings but henryville was hurt with what the local sheriff called the worst case scenario. throughout clark county in southern indiana, the devastation is overwhelming. >> once again, mother nature has dealt a blow to indiana. >> officials said entire communities, homes, schools and businesses are gone. >> we love you and we're with you. it's not just government. this is their neighbors here to help. >> the friday twisters threatened millions of people from the gulf coast to the great lakes. the national weather service issued nearly 300 tore naid zoe warnings friday. it wasn't over. thunderstorms rocked georgia this morning bringing more dam. despite the many warnings, the twister struck so quickly and with such force that many who escaped barely had
window in indiana. and this, a monster funnel cloud just outside louisville. and this is what it sounds like on the ground. [ sirens ] >> those sirens blazing out their alarm. as i said, our team is spread across the storm zone. and we're going to begin with abc's meteorologist, ginger zee, in jasper, indiana. ginger? >> reporter: diane, at least six are dead across the region tonight. that number will rise. it is not rare to see tornadoes this time of year. but to see an outbreak of this magnitude, certainly is. and it is not over. devastating twisters, sweeping through the heartland tonight. this one bearing down on louisville, kentucky. >> we're now looking and seeing this tight rotation here. >> reporter: warnings like this, heard from the ohio valley to the deep south. all day long, storm supercells breeding clusters of tornadoes, racing at 70 miles per hour, destroying homes and leaving dozens injured or dead. in henriville, indiana, the damage has been done. a twister took the roof off the local high school. all 400 students were safely evacuated. but surrounding homes were flatt
on its destructive path today. these pictures from indiana. another ten twisters reported across the southeast late today. the newest threat comes after those images out of the nation's heartland, that indiana high school shredded in henryville. a school bus hurled across the street and a father carrying their 9-month-old for what is left of the neighborhood. their home is gone and a survivor hugging his dog, grateful they both survived. the toll is going up. at least 38 people killed, thins injured. we're now at 108 reported tornados from this system alone. millions of americans across 11 states from the gulf coast to ohio valley. hit by twisters and for so many, frightening sounds they will never forget. the sirens followed by those winds. our team tonight reports in from across the disaster zone. we begin with meteorologist ginger zee in henryville, indiana with late-breaking news about the twitter there and its intensity. good evening. >> reporter: good evening, david, good evening, everyone. the national weather service coming out with its rating an ef-4 tornado, winds estim
in indiana, the only -- a populatoddler was found in a field in indiana, the only member of her family to survive. we begin in henryville, indiana. >> this is the aftermath of the ef-4 tornado. the town of henryville, you have to look hard to find a building with all four walls and roof. the storm was clocked at 175 m.p.h. and tomorrow the tedious clean-up begins. in henryville, they knew something was coming, but no storm warning could prepare the small town for this. >> you could hear the wind, the flashes of light. >> the tornado came through so quickly, this woman was not able to escape the high school where she worked. she hobbled with her son and 10 other students in the principal's office while the roof was ripped away. >> we are all alive. that is all that matters. >> the twister that came through kentucky is one of dozens, part of a system that brought 100 portis through the country's midsection, from the ohio valley to the gulf coast. >> we had no power, no remote radio, nothing. the only thing we had was our phone. >> in alabama cell phone warnings to save the people who hav
the 14-month-old girl who made national headlines after being found alone in an indiana field has died. angel babcock had been the only member of her immediate family to survive. sandra has the latest on the cleanup and recovery. a lot of amazing stories out there tonight. >> absolutely. and some tragic ones, as you just mentioned. obviously very sad that baby angel has passed away. the death toll now is confirmed at 38 in total from these advantagic tornados. but give you a sense of what it's like out here, here in west liberty, this is much of what main street looks like. and it looks like a war zone. you can see the buildings just torn apart and cars blown out. and despite all this destruction that we're seeing, we're also seeing communities come together. millions of people from indiana to georgia were affected by the deadly outbreak of storms that hit friday and lasted through saturday. in henryville, indiana it was sunday mass as usual at st. francis catholic church next door to the public school in ruins. preschoolteacher vicky warren
by one today. the so-called merkel problem that was found in an indiana -- the miracle toddler that was found in indiana in a field has died. the cameras were rolling as storm chasers captured the wild wind and deadly storm. with wind as fast as 175 miles per hour anything in its path was a prime target for demolition. school buses were sent flying, homes leveled, and buildings left as if they had been bombed. >> you get on the ground and it takes you a second to kind of look at it and see what those people had to go through. >> i would encourage folks to come to our shelters, get a warm meal, get a cup of coffee, take a rest. >> loved ones desperately look for family members still unaccounted for. nearly 100 tornadoes were part of this system. in kentucky, they are still trying to get a tally of the number missing. they want everyone who survive to sign their names and registry. >> thank god that i have my daughter and my grandchildren. >> and what many hope would be a triumph in the face of the twister has turned to tragedy. angel babcock was found alone and still alive in a
zone. >> it's hard to believe that harsh winter weather is hitting henryville, indiana after summer-like killer tornadoes tore through the area. abc's ginger zee is there. good morning, ginger. >> reporter: good morning, rob and paula. yesterday we flew over the tornadic annihilation. we've seen a lot of images like this on the ground. but to see it from above was something completely different. when you see all of the homes wiped from their foundation, you see the trees that have been snapped and plucked from that huge tornado, and really when you fly above it it gives you that width or that breadth that it covered, at times a half a mile, this ef 4 monster had winds of 175 miles per hour. and boy, could you see it from up there in that chopper. so we went over not only the town of pekan, where poor baby angel at this time we found was taken off life support. and that was that one family who now was altogether taken from that tornado. but in pekan the tornado then moves to henryville. from there to marysville, where one church stands alone. so many stories of lucky survival because
a graveyard. this tornado went 52 miles from holland, indiana, all of the way into ohio. that's 52 miles where we're finding stories of survival. new video of that massive twister as it careens towards this small town. we know now that it was a powerful ef-4, packing winds of 175 miles per hour, and in these new images, the town just moments after impact. >> we just had a huge tornado come through. we're in henryville, indiana. >> reporter: the view from the air, shocking. where there were whole neighborhoods, there's now nothing. >> three older brothers. lot of memories. >> you work hard for something. you lose it in ten minutes. >> reporter: across this town the search for survivors continue. if there's one common theme in this community, it's the image of yellow school buses tossed everywhere. he drove school buses every day. but this friday it was different. >> tornado weather, you can't do anything about it. it's going to do what it wants. >> reporter: did you have a feeling? >> yeah, it wasn't good. >> reporter: green set out to finish his bus route, but with three kids left, including h
. >> that is just amazing. >> reporter: 39 people killed by these churning storms. going through indiana, kentucky, ohio, georgia and alabama. >> oh, no! get back! there it is. coming over the hill. >> reporter: countless others fleeing helter-skelter in cars, on foot. >> go on, go, get out, get out! >> reporter: this man scuttling into a basement in west liberty, kentucky, compelled to watch. >> oh, my god. no, no, we're all right. we're all right. >> reporter: in indiana, surviving and saving. when her house wasn't enough to protect them, stephanie decker shielded her children with her own body. >> i love my chirp. goes beyond anything else in this world. >> reporter: even giving up her legs for them. as the tornado bore down, she acted, dashing with 8-year-old dominic and 5-year-old reese into the basement. the house being sucked away around her. protecting them with her body. >> i put both of them in there and i tied the comforter and my daughter -- mom, i don't like this. i said, i no, honey. from the windows i could see the wind. i could see it blowing. then the window blew out. >> reporter:
's meteorologist jinser zee is in the hard-hit community of henryville, indiana, tonight. jinser. >> reporter: diane, i am standing inside someone's living room. you can see the kitchen behind me but what you can't see is the front of the house, it was taken with one of those strong tornadoes. and tonight we have new video and new images that will shock you and tell you just how forceful those tornados were. >> oh, no. >> reporter: terror caught on tape as monster tornadoes beared down on american towns. new snapshots of panic. >> come on, go, go, get down, get down. >> reporter: and prayer. >> take it away from my home. take it away from this town. >> reporter: charlotte hall, the woman on that tape, tells abc's matt gutman her house is still standing and so is she. >> so what made you say that prayer? and it was so -- >> because i knew that it would work. >> reporter: today, parts of indiana, kentucky and tennessee woke up to another dose of mother nature's power, snow. blankets the rubble of hundreds of crushed house, creating new headaches for residents trying to dig out. >> now i got not
million. and indiana, $1.7 billion. indiana, according to the u.s. department of labor, seems to have a real problem with dolling out a lot of money in what they called improper payments. >> that's just poppycock. >> reporter: he says in indiana, much of the problem is people failing to register with the state jobs board before getting money. >> i don't think these can be schashgtized as improper payments. >> reporter: but the federal government stantes pat. saying those safeguards prevent wrongful payments. >> we're holding them accountable to that. and we're saying you're not closing the gap when it comes to improper payments. >> reporter: the idea, making it that much harder for people like the chopper and others, to take your money right to the bank. >> so, mark, what's the labor department going to do about it? >> reporter: diane, one idea is to hand over the names of everybody who's actually received an improper payment to the irs and let the irs confiscate tax refunds. it's an idea that's gaining steam and already working in several states. and as a result of this story, diane,
zee starts the coverage in indiana. good morning, ginger. >> good morning, everyone. covered in a french two inches of snow, the twisted shredded town of henryville is difficult to see this morning. but look at the scene around me. i am actually in someone's living room. wait till you see the pictures we're about to show you. you'll get a sense of how frightening it was to be in the cross hairs of this tornado. >> oh, no, get back! >> mom, do we need to jump in the car? >> jump in the car! >> run. run. >> come on, get out, get out, get out! [ siren ] >> oh, my god. >> reporter: nature's fury caught on tape. >> back up! >> reporter: the monster tornadoes, part of a violent line of twisters that demolished towns in five state, killing at least 38 people. >> unbelievable. >> reporter: more than 100 tornado reports since friday. at least 42 confirmed. this one packing winds as high as 175 miles per hour. this ef-4 tornado did this to the town of marysville, indiana. the destruction we see from the ground is mind-numbing from above. oh. schools and homes annihilated. this house is
and the south a 15- month-old indiana girl who was clinging to life has been laid to rest. >> the funeral was held yesterday for angel babcock. her mother father, two siblings as well. she died two days after the hit. >> president obama will speak at a high school graduation ceremony in joplin, 0missouri after a twister last year. the school was among thousands destroyed. a new school has been built since then. the speech is may 23. >> time for a look at traffic and weather every ten minutes. adam caskey is standing by in the weather center with a look at the cold forecast or at least a cold start today. >> widespread 20's outside on this tuesday morning. we are on the cold side of the high-pressure system. we will have a lot of sunshine. tomorrow, we will be on the one side of the system and temperatures will climb. 32 right now in the district, 20 in martinsburg. dulles airport, 23. 21 in manassas. the temperatures will drop a few degrees until sunrise which is around 6:30 a.m. no clouds to speak of with the exception of ohio. they could send us a few high, thin clouds later on today. h
in five straight states. and 13 of those deaths from right here in indiana. i'm in the hard hit town of henryville indiana, where the heart of the town is virtually unrecognizable. but residents here say they will recover. >> angel babcock initially survived the tornado in indiana but was critically injured. her parents, two brother and sister were all kid. a family friend described finding them to see an enthusing -- >> the man and woman was laying behind the sawmill and all three of the kids was found in this area. >> one of the kids was still a baby seat. >> yes. i don't know what to say you know. just -- it's devastating. >> angel died at louisville hospital sunday afternoon after being take off life support. her grandfather share his grief beforehand. >> if i do get to see her, my pastor's going to go in with me and we're going to pray there and i'm going to tell that little girl that i'm going tell her that it's time for her to meet her mommy and daddy. >> meanwhile, human kindness was seen the morning of destruction. alabama's governor prais
of the united states, from texas into indiana, kentucky, and georgia. >> people were crying, please let us get through this. >> and the hours later came stories of survival. >> we had about 40 students and staff in the core of the building when the tornado hit. nobody was injured. that is something to be thankful for despite the devastation. entire neighborhoods flattened schools and ruins but the spirits are strong. , a lot of good friends, we still have our family. what more can we ask for? >> the people who live here are resilient, god-fearing tough and we are not down but not not doubt. >> -- but we are not knocked out. >> and henryville, combing through the debris looking for survivors. in kentucky, equipment to clear away with the storms knocked down. small on population, but big in their determination to come back from this disaster. the rebuilding process will take a long time. president obama expressed his condolences to the hard-hit areas and fema is dedicating resources to cities in need. >> at home, two maryland lawmakers want to make every person in the car where seat belts, not j
rain. the severe weather that all across indiana into kentucky. nothing for us to worry about here. a few showers beginning to push into western maryland. not expecting anything severe for the overnight hours. here is our futurecast. moving to the day tomorrow, here is the rain on and off. mid-50's to lower 60's 4 overnight. 65 to 70 degrees tomorrow. the extended outlook shows a really nice day. for the day on monday. we are going to look for cooler air on tuesday. >>> the toyota sports desk brought to you by your local toyota dealers. moving you forward. >> this season is closing -- coming to an end, but alex ovechkin is doing well. >> he is picking up steam. leave it to alex ovechkin to get the caps on early with a two- point lead. washington has won 22 games. streaks are meant to be broken. dale hunter's systems just crumbled. there he is on the screen. his second goal of the night. with four minutes to go, ties the game up at 3. it takes it to overtime. there he is. the caps 3-0 lead, listing for- 3. tiger woods has the ability to get people excited about the gulf. he did toda
of an era for indiana. local sports fans are hoping it can be a new beginning in washington, however,. jummy olabanji is joining us to explain, from the satellite center. >> very big news. when the press conference started moments ago the owner started by saying we are here to talk about the conclusion of peyton manning career's with the indianapolis colts. it's no secret to the washington redskins need a quarterback. some fans want them to go with a veteran. there's no better free agent and peyton manning. yes or no to peyton manning? >> yes. >> he has won two afc championship and a super bowl. instead of keeping him for the remaining a full your years on his contract and paying a $28 million bonus if, -- remaining four years on his contract and $28 million bonus, they are letting him go. he has no intention of retiring. >> he was smart for staying out. he looks good. >> even though he appears to be fine in cell phone video from recent practice, some say the injury is not worth it. >> of baylor university quarterback is being talked about and the redskins are rumored to be looking at him.
. the wizards are in indiana tonight. off the steel and the take, this dog is serious. he just post arises jose. the result was the same. 15th loss. let's go to the other one. blake griffon has crazy abilities. his dog is like anything else in the league. it should be more than two. . . his dunk is like and nothing else in the league. blake griffin with the dunk of the night. >> there is a german soccer team that has not scored a goal and five games. they are the only fans in the stadium that brought their rose 2.2 the way of the opposing goal. and they scored the first goal in five games. all you carolina fans, hear this. they are all putting their names into the draft and leaving school early. 4/5ths of the starting lineup at north carolina are all gone. >> that is a dagger in the heart. >> less than 24 hours to enter to win thousands of dollars in patio furniture. >> that comes to us and thanks to offenbachers. we will announce the winner friday at 5:00. >> pretty good. >> it would be nice to sit on the patio and enjoy the weather. >> tonight it will get chilly. frost advisory north and west
an indiana field after the destroyed her family. she has now died. the family in siblings are among dead. died in another round ice storms on wednesday. the red cross is collecting donations to help people by the storms. for information on how you can to wjla.com. >> a lawsuit over the virginia massacre heads to trial. they filed wrongful death the commoninst wealth instead of accepting a settlement. 32 people died in that shooting rampage. the pose a nuclear meet at white house. israel is considering a pre- emptive strike. to ask fors expected before isssurances your take his finger off the trigger. netanyahu is speaking. the mission is to strengthen between the united states and israel. n presidential have another day of the mostng before important day of the primary season. o the pollsding t tomorrow. are up for grabs. candidates will crisscross across the country. santorum is aick delicate and ohio. that is something the romney campaign hopped on. test thatic test is a santorum and his campaigns have squash. >> that is the only thing they find. >> romney in santorum have had a tremen
freightrailworks.org. >> the 15-month-old indiana girl midwestfound in the has been laid to rest. >> all of her family members on friday when the hit.do she died sunday of a hospital. >> this noaa day in parts of virginia. yesterday inscene caroline county. snowy day. that led to several school closures. cancelednia county after-school activities. problems were reported roads. >> now time for traffic and weather every 10 minutes. adam. >> rning, that the best kind of snow. a beautiful scene. 27 in fairfax now. 23 in bristow, virginia. 30 in oxon hill, 24 in olney on tuesday morning. couple degrees below average. 50 degrees with sunshine, high , sunnye over next weather. then tomorrow, still sunny. the warming trend begins. 50 today. maybe low 60's tomorrow. by thursday, highs near 70. the chance of showers late thursday and early friday. nothing had expected. nothing heavy to expect on bethesda, inn tysons, moving nicely on both sides at river road. looks good on the dulles greenway, the dulles toll road. 81, route 11, no problems on interstate 70 either. between richmond and baltimore, travel
to be rescued by helicopter. amazingly, nobody was injured. >> that is amazing. an indiana mother was willing to sacrifice her own life to save for kids in the midwest. she saved her two children for not one, but to tornadoes on friday. she wrapped her children inside and put herself on top of them. it broke a seven of her lips and almost severed both of her legs as well. >> if nothing else happens, if i did not make it and i died right here today, then my kids were ok. >> the two traders were just minutes apart. her five-year-old son was able to run for help. she is hoping that she will be able to walk again with the hope of prosthetics. >> the snow and ice making quite a mess. this is not how you want to start monday morning commute. take a look. sliding on the ice. you know they did not see that coming. one after the other. this is in columbus, ohio. several spinoffs caught on tape. fortunate, nobody hurt. a lot of those cars wrecked. >> unbelievable. when you hit the ice, there is no stopping you. >> it is a terrifying feeling. you put yourself off the road sometimes. around here, i have
dozen people dead in the midwest and the south, you're taking a live look from harryville, indiana. you can see where a school bus is covered with debris here. they're trying to rule out any more possible victims. families are combing through this debris trying to learn what happened to loved ones and friends. here's more details. devastating pictures brianne. >> absolutely. some big images there out of the midwest. overwhelming emotion from many families after these storms slammed a number of states over the weekend. and what many were hoping to be a triumph in the face of these twisters turned to tragedy yesterday with another life lost. in the storm-ravaged town of henryville indiana, are the wild wind ripped apart so many lives and home more pain from mother nature. overnight, snow moved in making cleanup efforts more complicated. >> there's still a lot of confusion, a lot of chaos, a lot of loss. >> this comes as the number of lives lost continues to climb. yesterday, 15-month-old angel babcock who was the only member of her family surviving
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the process more difficult. there was a memorial for an indiana family killed by the tornado. the baby girl found in a field later died. the death toll is at least 39. 6:07 on this tuesday morning, 25 degrees in woodbrige. >> still ahead, metro's most dangerous period which stationed earned the dubious honor. >> not the way you want to start the morning drive. a close call. that is scary. >> first, waiting for the mid- [ female announcer ] with xfinity you can always expect more. like more on demand shows and movies than ever. and more ways to discover them too. plus more speed from america's fastest internet provider. so you can run more devices at the same time. ♪ feel a firework ♪ [ female announcer ] and best of all, it keeps getting better. no wonder more people choose xfinity over any other provider. ♪ love can be so mystical ♪ ♪ ♪ >> welcome back. unfortunately, a tractor-trailer accident in frederick, virginia. 81 between winchester and clearbrook, stay to the right in both directions. we are going to newschopper 7. they are looking at traffic in newington, virgin
marysville indiana, i saw it weeded out a little while ago that the town is gone. the severity is that stark. in the situations with such a wide swath of severe weather, it is going to be tomorrow when the weather improves before the full scope of the storms will be noticed. unfortunately, it will be horrendous. the good news for us is the dynamics will not be together in the atmosphere with the french move in our direction. look at the size of the tornado watch right now. all these areas and the yellow are tornado watches. all the red is a tornado warning. here are the warm temperatures and this wedge of warm air. how much of this will get in here before the cold front comes through? we are not sure. temperatures will fall in the afternoon. here is our featured a cast. the time stamp shows it o'clock it will be out of here. -- here is our futurecast. rains will be finished before 11:00. it will come back before 8:00. the next seven days things quiet down pretty nicely. it will get chilly for a while but they will warm up again through wednesday and thursday next week. >> not too bad. i am r
henryville, indiana, stephanie dekker heard it. >> i knew it was coming. i knew just staying in your home, wasn't going to work. >> reporter: grabbing her son, and 5-year-old daughter, she dove into the basement. combining grit with good sense, she grabbed a comforter, wrapping them up and covering them with her body. >> my daughter's like, i don't like this. i know, honey. i could see the wind. i could see it blowing. and the window blew out. and the house started to move. >> reporter: moments later, the 8,000-square-foot home exploded in a cascade of debris, crushing stephanie's legs. >> i knew if i didn't get help soon, i was not going to make it. i was going to bleed out. >> reporter: but her children, unscathed. and it was for them that stephanie forced herself to stay conscious. >> they needed me. they had to have me. so, i had to figure out what to do. and my son is a hero. he went to go get help. >> to look at it, you wouldn't think anybody could survive. >> reporter: today, in the rubble of her house, her in-laws told me how alone in the dark, stephanie took out her cell phone an
. >>> well, the indiana toddler who died two days after a twister ravaged her home was buried yesterday along with her mom, dad, and two siblings. >> as survivors struggle of course to clean up and rebuild, more incredible images from the tornado outbreak are now surfacing. abc's ginger zee is in henryville, indiana. >> reporter: good morning, rob and paula. i am standing inside someone's home, the kitchen right behind me now in the living room. but what this home is missing is half of the house. the walls are gone. and this is like so many other homes in henryville and across this entire region. the force of nature was just that. and we have new video to show you. some new video from residents scared -- >> i could hear it coming from behind me. there ain't no trucks back there. so it came and it kept getting closer and closer, a real roaring noise. you ever hear a train sitting on a track running? well, it sounded like about ten of them. >> reporter: here's what else we learned. they did have an emotional town meeting where hundreds came out desperate for answers and they got some. >> and i'
. >>> the weather could get pretty rough today for henriville and much of indiana, in fact. a chance of tornado dose from indianapolis. evening rain in pennsylvania and the mid-atlantic. some flooding rain from seattle to northern california. some snow in the cascades. sierras and northern rockies. 49 in seattle. 69 in sacramento. 75 in omaha.o. 80s from dallas to miami. here in the big apple, about 55. business news is next this morning, including a major announcement from best buy, closing dozens of its stores and a car that drives itself. >>> also this morning -- barbie going bald for a good cause. >>> welcome back, everybody. some big changes are coming to the thousands of factory workers who make apple's precious products. their employee announced that workers will get a shorter work week without a cut in pay. as a result of their labor practice after a string of workers' suicides. >>> best buy is closing 50 of its big box store, it will open 100 smaller mobile stores instead and emphasize customer service. >>> h&m is going upscale. the swedish company has stores around the world featuring low-
he's done will probably never be eclipsed. he ignited a fever for football in the state. indiana was a basketball state before peyton came there. it's a football state now. >> reporter: he'll become a free agent. he has every intention of suiting up against in the nfl. just not wearing that familiar dark blue horse shoe. >> lit the strange to see him in anything but colts. >>> texas tycoon allen stanford is convicted of a $7 billion ponzi scheme. he was accused of bilking more than 30,000 investors over a 20-year period. a federal jury found him guilty of 13 of 14 charges. each one carries a sentence of up to 20 years. >>> a california woman has died after a cannon ball hit into her trailer home. her husband and a friend were working on a cannon when something went drastically wrong. >>> two police officers are being recognized for their drivery. they arrive d on this scene to find the driver trapped inside and died by the imbasket. >> you have to get out of the car, buddy. come on the. >> i'm good, i'm good, i'm good. >> working together, they were able to unwedge the driver and
in the indiana primary. it earned him just ten delegates. the primary calendar is headed to the northeast. he's not expected to do as well there. >>> it's one month since a young man was killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer. the man who shot martin is not speaking publicly about the incident, but his attorney and friend spoke to david muir. >> reporter: across the nation the rallies in support of trayvon martin, the unarmed teen shot and killed by the head of the neighborhood watch. anger growing because the man with the gun, george zimmerman, hasn't been charged. i sat down with zimmerman's lawyer. how does he react? >> i think he's surprised at the way things have taken off. it's become a national issue. that issue calling him a racist. that's not who george zimmerman is. >> you're going to argue this was a case of self-defense. >> the evidence will show that. yeah. >> are you going to use the stand your ground defense? >> i believe that will be applicable in this case. >> reporter: the stand your ground defense. someone who feels threatened has no duty to retreat. when we heard that ca
started. >> wins by kentucky, indiana, baylor, michigan state, louisville, duke, murray state are already out. i also need wins by syracuse, wisconsin, the ohio state buckeyes and north carolina. >> the sports guy can keep scoring with kentucky, indiana, baylor, michigan state, louisville, marquette and florida. also syracuse, ohio state, north carolina and kansas. all his other teams have gone home. my picks, kentucky. forget about bcu. also need baylor, spartans and louisville and marquette. i have syracuse, ohio state, my tar heels and rock chalk those jayhawks from kansas. >> last but not least, carolina and david are pulling for kentucky and indiana. also wisconsin, ohio state and kansas for them to have any hope. they need the hawks to win it all and then they filled out their brackets. they didn't put university of florida. they put fu all the way. >> the final four team that remains, you, jamie and your kids, each have three. i have two teams left. and a big concern whether injuries to the tar heels may hurt their chances. could be a broken wrist. tune in for that. we'll have high
! >> reporter: in indiana, a memorial to remember the entire babcock family, including 15-month-old angel, who was the only member of the family so survive. she later died. >> for such a young family, they were so good. >> reporter: in hard-hit harrisburg illinois, some residents see that picking up may help them heal. in dallas county, missouri, one family is take steps to rebuild. they're in the process of finding a new place to live after being tossed from their mobile home. as the family recovers from wounds, cody found something priceless. >> an engagement ring i gave my wife ten years ago. >> reporter: word from the white house that the president will comfort residents who were victims of another tornado. >>> time for a look at the weather across the country. any snow left in the tornado-ravaged areas will be gone as some warmer air moves in. snow showers in montana. gusty winds from california to colorado. >> near 60 in sacramento. a spring-like 72 in kansas city. 43 here in new york. 60 in atlanta. 80 in miami. >>> coming up after the break, we're on ipad rumor watch this morning. appl
the undisputed cinderella team of year. around, the clock that fairyight on tale and indiana came up day, to the sweet 16 for since 2002.me the final 45 seconds, on the run, he got rejected. teammate was there to t.lp them ou was 63-61. seconds, no dice for rob brandenburg. at rams finished the season 29-7. two huge upsets last night. no march madness shoppers today. wisconsin top vendor build. .- wisconsin top vanderbilt syracuse alumnus vice-president .oe biden in the house orne's dominated from outside well.side as sutherland came off the bench with 15 points. as late move into the sweet 16. gonzaga ties ohio state 61 with the three. jared salinger was crushed. he is 11 himself and the buckeyes advance. marquette advanced to the sweet 16. buzz williams with a heartfelt shout out to his sweetheart after the big win. work, do it every matter where it is surrounding year. have to be a line chaser to me.arried to she is tougher than all of them kids that we play with. .t is really humbling today.scoreless innings there are reports that peyton the 18 to sign with by tuesday. it is also rep
been worse. a school bus is caught in the middle of a tornado in indiana earlier this month and a bus driver and 11 children safely escaped the eye of the storm by three minutes. the bus was thrown into the side of a diner. that is amazing there were no injuries. we want to get a look at the weather. >> it was a cold start this morning and we had a freeze warning and frost advisory and everything is being cancelled out now and the clouds rolled in sooner than we thought. look at our time lapse on this friday afternoon we have the clouds rolling in and they will stick around for a good part of the day and we may see some peaks of sunshine here and there but don't expect much and the clouds eventually will produce showers and periods of rain or later tonight. this is what looks like in rehoboth beach. a nice afternoon shaping up with plenty of sunshine out there. 50 degrees now at the airport and the wind is not a problem. 51 degrees in fairfax. upper northwest d.c. is still in the mid-40's and or. >> is looking at 43 degrees. these are temperatures across the area and cooler temperatur
. >>> rick santorum will also be campaigning in illinois, after a weekend appearance in indiana, refusing calls to step aside, he claimed he was in the contest for a long haul because romney is weak front-runner. the duggar family hit chicago area churches to stump for santorum. >>> and president obama took on the nation's bullies last night, lending his star power at a do. ry aimed at children. the film features heart-wrenching personal stories for children that have been harassed. the president said, to the parents and steecherrors stand up. for the children, speak up. >> it's wrong. everyone has to take action against bullying. >> the white house estimates that 13 million students are bullied reach year. >>> it's time for the weather across the nation. the adindition to the severe weather, look for thunderstorms in minneapolis. showers from pittsburgh to the carolinas. the eastern half of the country still feels more like summer. >> 80s from dallas to hotlanta. near 80 in chicago. 75 in kansas city. 40s in the pacific northwest. sacramento, 55. >> i left chicago not long ago. my friend
away. an ohio couple found an old deposit slip from a flattened town of henriville, indiana. it is dated 1987. it's still in tact. >>> let's look at the morning road conditions. i-70 from columbus to pittsburgh. flooding on i-40 from nashville to dallas. >> if you're flying, airport delays are possible in memphis, dallas, and houston. >>> well, we now know that whitney houston left everything to her only child, bobby christina. >> that money will be put in a trust for her and distributed at 21, 25, and 30. a month before she was born was when the will was written. >> later this morning, dionne warwick, whitney's cousin, sits down with robin roberts. the big interview with oprah is on this sunday. >>> the search continues for a woman on a cruise ship. her boyfriend reported her missing seven hours after he last saw her. now the family suspects foul play 37 and says the couple did have a troubled relationship. >>> also, we're learning more about another mystery. the twin sisters who died just a few pete apart. patricia and joan miller lived in south lake tahoe for more than 40
indiana to illinois. keep a big eye out and on our local abc stations there. what about some snow in new england? we're not done with cold air yet. in central new york state, you're looking at some elevation snow here. a mix in boston, a mix in hartford. this is tonight into saturday. it will be a lot of rain. where it is rain it's kind of a messy day. but first, here's our weekend getaway. brought to you by subway. bright and sunny morning clouds willt later this afternoon high temperatures 60-65 degrees and there will be some showers for the overnight, upper 40's-lower 50's and we will get of here by rain out early tomorrow morning. partly cloudy skies by the afternoon, 60-65 tomorrow. wjla.com or online home for abc 7 weather. >> in case you're wondering all of this commotion when i mentioned there will be rain in parts of the country and snow, robin, it's going to be mid to upper 80s in key west. >> okay. >> can that slide? >> i want it to be sunny for you. >> see. >> he's lying. >>> undercover mission in california cop. he pretended to be a high school student overcoming crime. abc'
in indiana where you were at. the miracle in the high school. watch. these are the pictures as the twister hit. >> right. it takes 30 seconds. it's a school where 400 students attend, k through 12. the twister is hitting when the light comes up. the roof is gone, the walls are gone. if those students would have been there. they were dismissed about a half hour before that hatched, it would have been dead limit. >> minutes making the difference. ginger zee, thanks so much. >>> now to the race for president. it's "your voice, your vote" and rick santorum is campaigning in illinois. both battling it out before tuesday. but before then, puerto rico votes, with 23 delegates. in the primary right there tomorrow. i'm going to bring in david kerley who is at the white house tonight, we know that rick santorum, in puerto rico, where they speak spanish, said they to learn english, long before becoming a state. i want to get your reaction. >> it would have to be a requirement. it's a requirement we put on other states. it's a condition for entering the union. to participate as a state in the united s
with indiana. the last game of the night, colorado beet at their rival. >> vcu's win is not a complete surprise. >> we will see what happens when the tournament continues. 16 more games. georgetown will open play against belmont. in about -- an hour before that, tennessee and virginia kicks off -- virginia kicks off against florida. >> nick young and javale mcgee are gone. the wizards higet nene brian cook. they beat new orleans clotheslined. >> still another half an hour of "good morning washington." joe williams joins us to look at the next round of political elections. >> the local boys on this morning. >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington" -- on your side. >> breaking news. in amber a lark for a missing boy canceled. we have a live report. >> this summer he is on the way out. we find out in a few minutes. it is friday morning. i am steve chenevey. >> i am pamela brown. breaking news for the search from and abducted nine-year-old boy. the amber alert is now canceled. investigators say wuilbert garcia has been found in nevada. his mother is in custody. john gonzalez joins us fr
surge from wichita state's two events to the n.c.a.a. tournament round. a 52-59 upset win. indiana will play on saturday. colorado was also a winner. that was the last game of the night. >> now look at today's action. >> the georgetown hoyas played belmont at 3:00 this afternoon. it worked out yesterday in columbus, ohio. the georgetown hoyas are aware of the talent at belmont. one of their seven losses this season was by one point to duke. >> they can shoot very well. they are a good team. 14-game winning streak speaks volumes. >> we cannot look at them being 14. we have to look at them as any other team half the plant. >> we have come to play hard to. the georgetown is favored in the game. virginia will play the florida gators at 2:10 this afternoon. have a great day, everybody. tgif. a lot of distractions today with basketball and the good weather. >> no complaints. >> it's 49 degrees. the news continues at 5:30. >> violence in a quiet neighborhood in fairfax. the latest on the search for a man who attacked a woman. >> temperatures are still very mild, not record-breaking today.
off an intense new series good enough to join the league of "star wars" and "indiana jones," said and the future where society sacrifices 23 out of 24 young people annually for a nationally broadcast battle to the death. ms. jennifer lawrence volunteers to save her system -- part gladiator, survivor, and part old testament, "hunger games" delivers tension interest, and satisfying plot twists cent and that an unbelievable post apocalyptic future. four stars. pg-13. get set to get hooked by this side 5 romance survival drama. now here's the week in movi guide -- "-- four stars for "hunger games" and "21 jump street" is very funny, it's a solid three stars and also three stars for the document 3 " undefeated," and " casa de mi padre" gets two and half stars and "friends with kids" is not so hot. >> he just tells it like it is. it >> you know where it to go to and where to save your money. >> yes not to waste your money. >> a quick check of traffic and weather. >> avoided northbound 5 into clinton, accident, northbound 5 close near andrews air force base. used 301. adam caskey in the
at surveillance video from a school bus as a tornado struck in henryville, indiana, earlier this month. the video was shot three minutes after the driver and 11 children club the bus for shelter. school officials had sent students home early that day because of tornado warnings. it's good they got out of the bus when they did. the school bus was thrown into the side of a diner. 5:42, 44 degrees. google wants to join the tablets market. linda bell has that story. first, if five people arrested in a >> tonight's a lucky lottery player could become a half billion dollars richer. the mega millions jackpot is up to a record-breaking . breaking540 million on our facebook page this morning we are asking what is the most extravagant thing you would buy if you won the mega millions? one person says that she would buy a decked out yacht. jennifer says that she wants property. a mansion in laguna hills, a beachfront property in huntington, and a beach home in hawaii. and jennifer is taking it one step further, she says that she wants a waterfront home with a private island. all of those sound amazing. it's
out the school year. district administrators in henryville, indiana just announced their 1,200 displaced students will be bused o'two temporary schools in nearby towns. high school and middle school towns will be in an industrial building. the younger kids will go to a former private school. >> we're excited to figure out where they're going to be going. they're going to keep all the elementary in one school. it will be an adjustment. but you know, we're stronger than those tornadoes. so we'll all come together and we'll make it through it. >> resilience in the face of tragedy as always. elementary students will resume classes there in about ten days. >>> another tragic avalanche in the northwest. the bodies two of skiers have been found in wyoming. buried under mounds of snow. steve robio and chris onafor, both well-known back country skiers, were caught in an 11,000-foot slide at grand teton national park on wednesday. searchers found them after picking up signals from their avalanche beacons. >>> well, that powerful solar storm that threatened the earth's magnetic fields
to the basement. they survived. a couple of week ago, henryville, indiana, lights go out, tornado is hitting. this is also a success story. the principal who we talked to let the kids go early that day. imagine if there were kids in the gym. it's happening right now. you'll be able to see. no walls, no roofs. today, the threat goes like this. we have it in parts of the center of the nation. arkansas, memphis, paducah. i have to show you sunday, monday. that's when it gets really bad. a huge trough dives in. minneapolis to del rio all in the tornado zone. i'm abc 7 steve rin with a forecast on this arday. partly cloudy skies. temperaratures exexpected by afternoon. 72-77 degrees. t a lot of temperature, how getwill depend how sun we see l ter today. later, 45-50 degrees. up to 70 h tomorrow degrees and highs above average >> part of the energy that fuels the severe weather would be the record heat. i'll talk more about that in a minute. >> happy st. patrick's day. >> there was a member know wear green this morning. we all obeyed. >>> george clooney arrested. the a-lister briefly detained. a
of these pictures, look at this, really dark clouds. on the other side of the lake in indiana, looking across to chicago -- obviously -- >> dan, let her speak. >> pretty sunset. i just got the okay in my ear. >> keep it going guys. >>> moving on, we know her to be regal, conservative and above all always one to follow protocol. so it's fair to say that the queen of england would be the last person to crash a wedding. >> but, they did just that. they stunned a bride and groom by dropping in on their big day. abc's nick schifrin all over this story. ♪ >> reporter: her majesty the crasher. frances and john canning had no idea that their wedding would be graced by royalty. that's them in the receiving line. instead of greeting relatives, they bowed to the two royal guests. >> she was no nice. >> reporter: they wrote a letter to the queen inviting her to the wedding. which was being held in the same location as a royal event. she said no, but secretly planned on going after all. she and the duke showed up to wish them all. >> it was nice. >> reporter: special enough for the queen. >>. >> collins
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